Percentage of Adults with No Personal Doctor or Health Care Provider

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2606 19.7 0.4 18.9 20.6
GENDER
Male 1424 25.7 0.7 24.3 27.0
Female 1182 14.0 0.5 13.1 15.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 356 37.6 1.8 34.1 41.0
25-34 Years 621 35.0 1.3 32.5 37.4
35-44 Years 437 20.8 1.0 18.8 22.8
45-54 Years 515 14.7 0.7 13.3 16.1
55-64 Years 380 8.9 0.5 7.9 9.9
65+ Years 297 4.7 0.3 4.1 5.3
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 301 41.9 2.0 37.9 45.9
Non-Hispanic 2297 17.8 0.4 17.0 18.6
RACE
White Only 2034 16.5 0.4 15.7 17.2
Black or AA only 176 33.6 2.6 28.6 38.7
Other Race Only 329 42.4 2.0 38.4 46.4
More than one race 53 24.2 3.7 17.0 31.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 325 36.2 1.8 32.6 39.7
High school graduate or G.E.D. 818 21.5 0.8 20.0 23.1
Some college 777 18.4 0.7 17.0 19.8
College graduate 681 12.5 0.5 11.5 13.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 349 34.0 1.8 30.4 37.5
$15,000 - $24,999 594 31.1 1.2 28.6 33.5
$25,000 - $34,999 339 22.8 1.3 20.3 25.4
$35,000 - $49,999 325 16.6 1.0 14.6 18.6
$50,000+ 590 10.7 0.5 9.7 11.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 1634 21.8 0.6 20.7 22.9
Out of work 310 39.0 2.1 34.9 43.1
Homemaker or Student 297 23.0 1.5 20.2 25.9
Retired 269 4.4 0.3 3.8 5.0
Unable to work 89 10.3 1.3 7.7 12.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 464 10.6 0.7 9.4 11.9
1-19 hours 118 18.6 1.9 14.8 22.4
20-39 hours 417 24.6 1.3 22.1 27.1
40+ hours 1142 20.4 0.6 19.2 21.6
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 1278 15.1 0.5 14.2 16.0
Divorced or seperated 492 23.5 1.1 21.2 25.7
Widowed 157 7.0 0.7 5.6 8.5
Never married 666 34.8 1.3 32.2 37.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 488 12.7 0.7 11.4 14.1
Living without a disability 2023 21.8 0.5 20.8 22.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 155 19.5 1.8 16.0 22.9
Rural 243 15.8 1.1 13.5 18.0
Densely-settled Rural 455 19.2 1.0 17.3 21.2
Semi-urban 414 19.9 1.0 17.8 21.9
Urban 1339 20.6 0.6 19.4 21.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1564 12.7 0.4 11.9 13.4
Uninsured 1028 54.8 1.3 52.2 57.4
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 112 6.8 0.8 5.1 8.4
No diabetes 2491 21.1 0.5 20.2 22.0
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 157 13.7 1.3 11.2 16.2
No current asthma 2432 20.3 0.4 19.4 21.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 356 8.2 0.5 7.2 9.3
No arthritis 2237 23.2 0.5 22.2 24.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 376 17.7 1.0 15.7 19.7
Excellent, very good or good health 2221 20.1 0.5 19.2 21.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 316 24.1 1.4 21.3 26.9
<14 days mental health not good 2250 19.2 0.4 18.3 20.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 824 33.0 1.1 30.9 35.2
Non-smoker 1770 16.0 0.4 15.2 16.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 899 21.4 0.8 19.9 22.9
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 882 20.0 0.7 18.6 21.4
Obese (BMI>=30) 632 16.2 0.7 14.8 17.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1773 18.9 0.5 18.0 19.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 756 21.4 0.9 19.8 23.1
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 346 17.9 1.1 15.8 20.0
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 714 18.0 0.7 16.6 19.4
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 182 22.2 1.7 18.8 25.6
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 1187 20.5 0.6 19.3 21.8
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 346 17.9 1.1 15.8 20.0
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 2083 19.8 0.5 18.9 20.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 318 15.8 1.0 13.9 17.7
Not served on active duty 2287 20.3 0.5 19.4 21.2

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had no personal doctor or health care provider.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.